The New Era Of The 1920s Key Themes And Documents

Pub Date : 2017-10-31 | Author : James S. Olson | Publisher : ABC-CLIO

ISBN 10 : 9781440860256
ISBN 13 : 1440860254

This invaluable resource covers all aspects of 1920s political, artistic, popular, and economic culture in America, supporting the AP U.S. history curriculum through topical and bi..

The Old Time Saloon

Pub Date : 2016-11-04 | Author : George Ade | Publisher : University of Chicago Press

ISBN 10 : 9780226412443
ISBN 13 : 022641244X

Fancy a tipple? Then pull up a stool, raise a glass, and dip into this delightful paean to the grand old saloon days of yore. Written by Chicago-based journalist, playwright, and a..

Federalism And The Making Of America

Pub Date : 2017-09-11 | Author : David Brian Robertson | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781315394480
ISBN 13 : 1315394480

? Though Americans rarely appreciate it, federalism has profoundly shaped their nation’s past, present, and future. Federalism—the division of government authority between the ..

Prohibition Pittsburgh

Pub Date : 2017-10-02 | Author : Richard Gazarik | Publisher : Arcadia Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781439662793
ISBN 13 : 1439662797

Pittsburgh is a hardworking city. And hard workers sometimes enjoy the occasional spirit. So, when Prohibition hit the Steel City, it created a level of violence and corruption res..

Off The Street

Pub Date : 2016-11-12 | Author : W.A. Bogart | Publisher : Dundurn

ISBN 10 : 9781459734999
ISBN 13 : 1459734998

An unflinching analysis of one of the major issues of our time — the shift from criminalization to regulation of recreational drugs. The “war on drugs” has failed. The cost o..

The Fourth Amendment In An Age Of Surveillance

Pub Date : 2017-04-30 | Author : David Gray | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781107133235
ISBN 13 : 1107133238

This book is an originalist rereading of the Fourth Amendment that reveals when and how contemporary surveillance technologies should be subject to constitutional regulation...